Date:May 14, 2007
Contact:Ed Pratt @ (225) 342-3035

Shaw Constructors to recruit workers at Rapides Career Solutions Center

ALEXANDRIA– Shaw Constructors, Inc. will accept applications from jobseekers for the construction of a new CLECO power plant from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, May 17 at Rapides Career Solutions Center at 5610-B Coliseum Blvd.

Shaw Constructors has an immediate need for talented craft professionals for a variety of positions for the construction of CLECO's new power plant in Lena, La. The facility will be the third unit at the company’s Rodemacher Power Station site. Construction is expected to be completed by mid 2009.

Positions to be filled include: carpenters, pipe fitters, cement finishers, boilermakers, foremen, rod busters, electricians, welders, equipment operators, millwrights, scaffold builders, ironworkers and field engineers.

Shaw Constructors offers competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, a 401(k) and basic and optional insurance plans.

For more information, contact the Rapides Career Solutions Center - Chad Bynog at (318) 487-5531 or Eric Irby at (318) 487-5540.

Shaw Constructors is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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